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Sasol Graduate Programme 2021 for South African Graduates

Sasol is offering a number of opportunities to South African graduates to join the Sasol Development Programmes from February 2022.

When is the Application Deadline:

15th September 2021

Tell Me About the Sasol Graduate Programme:

Our Sasol Development Programmes will give you an extraordinary insight into how our business really works, coaching you in the skills you’ll need, whilst challenging and stretching you constantly.

Learner Technician (NPE) x40 (98762)

The purpose of this internship is to provide:

  • Completed S4/S5 University students the opportunity to complete the required 1 year P1 and P2 experiential learning required to obtain their National Diploma;

OR

  • Completed BEng Tech students the opportunity to complete 1 year of experiential learning.

Provides technical support to managers and engineers in specific designated environments by applying theoretical skills, making suggestions and assist in implementation of optimizing systems under supervision

This is a Non-permanent performance-based contract.

FUNCTIONAL OUTPUTS

  • Build customer relationships in order to understand their needs
  • Standards are met in terms of quality, quantity and due dates
  • Provide good quality results when accumulating data, processing data or reporting on data
  • Manage own work planning and delivery in accordance with curriculum
  • Identify optimization opportunities and assist with the implementation thereof, under supervision
  • Develop suitable technical proposals based on practical and theoretical knowledge
  • Provide technical support to multi-disciplinary teams in specific environments
  • Perform all tasks cost-consciously
  • Apply safety principles in the planning and execution of projects
  • Attend six-monthly panel reviews to track and adjust performance.


JOB REQUIREMENTS

In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, positions will require a physical fitness assessment as part of the normal selection criteria.

Preference will be given to applicants who are currently residing within our fence line communities. Proof of address will be required.

Qualifications and Experience:


A National Senior Certificate or N3 certificate with the subjects Mathematics, Engineering/Physical Science and English/Business English and:

  • A completed S4 from a University of Technology in Mechanical, Electrical, Control or Chemical Engineering (excluding P1 and P2 – a letter from the University stating such will be required)

OR

  • A completed BEng Tech degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Control or Chemical Engineering

AND

  • A valid driver’s license

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED

Leadership

Self-mastery

Takes accountability for driving own growth through developing self-awareness, reflecting, seeking feedback and self-correcting.

Engineers in Training (EIT) (NPE) x95 (98761)

This role is for a position in the graduate development program. The graduate development program (GDP) is based on a three year training period in Operations and Technology.

Within this training period you will be assessed every 6 months to demonstrate competencies developed and highlight areas which require focus. After being declared competent at the end of the 3 year period, you will become eligible to apply for vacant Engineer positions. (Subject to the availability of vacancies).

FUNCTIONAL OUTPUTS

  • Learn and understand the Sasol value chain (including Operations, Technology (Engineering and Project Management), its products and applications, test methods and equipment in context of discipline learning.
  • Understand the Sasol Operations Standards Framework and how to operate within it.
  • Learn how to translate theoretical knowledge into practical application that will add business value.
  • Understand the importance of planning and integration.
  • Learn to utilize engineering systems, tools and standards (own, local and international) in own work and projects.
  • Understand how your business unit fits within your Operating Hub and the Sasol value chain.
  • Understand the impact of upstream- and downstream units on the operation of your allocated plant and vice versa.
  • Develop a sound understanding of [discipline] engineering generalist knowledge and sound understanding with regards to process equipment (e.g. design and safe operation thereof).
  • Develop selected detailed knowledge in defined fields of [discipline] engineering.
  • Be able to define a business opportunities, by using the correct indicators.
  • Be able to define business risks, applying the business risk assessment tools such as the probability risk ranking matrix, specific job risk assessment, etc.
  • Support the execution (follow technical instruction to enable) of an engineering scope of work for small multidisciplinary projects (i.e. Tier)
  • Support and follow instructions to execute the operation, design, engineering, development and/or modification of processes/equipment in accordance with sound established engineering principles and standards to satisfy business requirements.
  • Correctly preform Technical and Economic evaluations of small projects, ideas and modifications.

Qualifications and experience required:

The position requires a minimum of a B.Eng / BSc. Degree in Mechanical / Chemical / Electrical / Electronic / Industrial / Mining Engineering or a BSc. Degree in Geology with limited or no practical experience.

Experience:

  • N/A

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED
 

Functional / Technical

  • Language skills – English proficient
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Analytical thinking
  • Problem solving skills
  • Computer literate (MS Office)

Leadership:

Self Mastery

  • Takes accountability for driving own growth through developing self-awareness, reflecting, seeking feedback and self-correcting.

Data Scientist in Training (NPE) (98764)

The Data Scientist will support the design, engineering, development, operationalisation and modification of Data Science systems in accordance with sound analytical principles and standards to drive business critical value adding decisions.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

In addition to a pre-employment medical examination, positions will require a physical fitness assessment as part of the normal selection criteria.

Preference will be given to applicants who are currently residing within our fence line communities. Proof of address will be required.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • BEng
  • BSc (Hons) in Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Operations Research
  • Post graduate degree will be an advantage

Leadership and Values
 

Act as part of a team for collaboration
Ability to build trust and rapport as a team player for a comfortable and effective workplace
Ability to work under supervision
Interpersonal and networking skills
Act with Maturity, discipline and emotional intelligence

Which Fields are Eligible?

Engineering, Data scientist.

What Type of Scholarship is this?

Job

Who is Eligible?

South African graduate students are eligible for this programme.

Which Countries are Eligible?

South African graduate students are eligible for this programme.

Where will the Sasol Graduate Programme be Taken?

South African graduate students are eligible for this programme.

How Many Scholarships will be Given?

Not specified

How to Apply for Sasol Graduate Programme:

Apply for one of these exciting Graduate Opportunities before 15 September 2021 on the link below.

Visit Award Webpage for Details

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